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BMI

abbr.
body mass index

BMI

abbreviation for
1. (Medicine) body mass index
2. (Broadcasting) Broadcast Music Incorporated
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Noun1.BMI - a measure of someone's weight in relation to height; to calculate one's BMI, multiply one's weight in pounds and divide that by the square of one's height in inches; overweight is a BMI greater than 25; obese is a BMI greater than 30
index number, indicator, index, indicant - a number or ratio (a value on a scale of measurement) derived from a series of observed facts; can reveal relative changes as a function of time
Translations

BMI

[ˌbiːɛmˈaɪ] n abbr (=body mass index) → IMC m

BMI

abbr body mass index. V. index.
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Earlier this year, British Airways expanded as it bought BMI British Midland, the second-largest Heathrow operator, giving it more than 50% of the crowded airport's take-off and landing slots.
THE owner of British Airways has reportedly tabled a proposal to buy airline BMI British Midland - a major user of Heathrow Airport.
Bmibaby's parent company bmi British Midland International already operates a frequent route to Heathrow from the City.
Bmi British Midland International, will add extra seats to some of its destinations during the forthcoming series of British Airways strikes.
One name still linked to the chairman talks is former Channel 4 chairman Sir Michael Bishop, who retired recently as chairman of BMI British Midland A friend of Sir Michael said he was "taking a long, hard look" at the prospects for the job in light of its high profile and the difficulties facing the broadcaster.
Lufthansa has announced that it is taking over BMI British Midland, a UK carrier.
UK carrier bmi British Midland will concentrate on building its medium-haul network over the next 12 months after confirming that it will not begin any transatlantic connections from London/Heathrow (LHR) until at least 2009.
At just over a year old, Rhokett supplies patisserie, desserts and ice creams to blue chip clients such as British Airways, bmi British Midland, Allders and Pret a Manger.
2003 Airline 2002 Air Europa (Spain) 2.4 8.7 Iberworld (Spain) 4.5 11.9 Air 2000 4.6 6.7 Thomas Cook Airlines 4.8 4.7 Britannia Airways 4.9 9.1 Excel Airways 4.9 6.2 Channel Express 6.3 11.6 Futura Airlines (Spain) 7.2 13.8 British Airways 7.9 15.32003 Airline 2002 Monarch Airlines 8.9 9.3 Astraeus 10.0 19.8 LTE International (Spain) 10.0 40.5 Islandflug (Iceland) 12.2 My Travel Airways 12.6 11.0 Azzurra Air (Italy) 12.7 15.4 European Air Charter 13.4 22.1 Bmi British Midland 13.5 11.8 Hola Airlines (Spain) 15.5 -2003 Airline Span air (Spain) 16.1 19.8 Air Atlanta Europe (Iceland)
A new treaty to allow Virgin Atlantic Airways and Cathay Pacific Airways to start new services to Australia and the US has been criticised by bmi british midland.
The low cost arm of bmi British Midland, bmibaby flies to more than 20 destinations in the UK and mainland Europe including Faro in Portugal, Alicante and Barcelona in Spain, Palma in Majorca, Ibiza, Munich, Amsterdam, Brussels, Paris, Prague and Geneva.